We are people of hope, and hope will help us overcome the pandemic

30 August 2020 - 00:00 By RAY McCAULEY

It has been more than five months since President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a state of national disaster and the lockdown. Almost 25-million people have been infected with Covid-19 worldwide, with 17-million recovering. Regrettably, more than 800,000 lives have been lost.

Here at home we have seen more than 600,000 people infected, of whom 500,0000 — about 82% — have recovered so far, which is both incredible and a great relief. Regrettably, we have lost more than 13,000 lives during the same period from this invisible enemy...

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